Octagonal Soup Plate

Chinese export
late 18th century


Object Place: East Asia, China for export

Dimensions

4.2 cm (1 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

1982.96

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Hard-paste porcelain, polychrome enamels and gold, central shield, coat of arms with crest and motto Non SIDISED TOTI (Non Sibi sed toti) [not for oneself but for all] within oval husk wreath; gold rope borders with bamboo and flower wreath.

Markings

Unmarked.

Credit Line

Bequest of Janet M. Wolfson